Our school values the vital role parents play in raising successful and well balanced children. We also understand the challenge and complexity of effective parenting. To assist parents please find below attachments from 'Parenting Ideas'. These publications provide a range of parenting support information and ideas:
17. Choose to Hug: Information and suggestions to Parents
18. From the Sandpit to Adulthood, with Maggie Dent
Supporting Your Children to Become Avid Readers
Literature plays an important part in developing a wide range of academic skills and life lessons about morality and empathy.
It is never too early to start, and young children who grow up hearing nursery rhymes, poems, fables and classic tales are being given a great start to their learning and social skills.
The following links are useful websites in helping parents support their children.
- Better Beginnings
- Love to Read
- NSW Department of Education and Communities
- Raising Children - Promoting Literacy
- Reading Rockets
Click here for 'Raising Avid Readers' presentation information.
"Children are made readers on the laps of their parents"